The Great Dane is a German breed of domestic dog known for its giant size. The record holder for the tallest dog ever is a Great Dane called Zeus, who measured 111.8 cm from paw to shoulder. The tallest living dog is another Dane named Freddy, measuring 103.5 cm.
Life expectancy: 8 – 10 years
Height: Female: 28–32 inches (71–81 cm), Male: 30–34 inches (76–86 cm)
Weight: Female: 99–130 lbs (45–59 kg), Male: 120–200 lbs (54–90 kg)
Colors: Black, Brindle, Fawn, Blue, Mantle, Harlequin
Temperament: Devoted, Reserved, Confident, Friendly, Loving, Gentle